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Norcross, GA

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About Me:

DHA3000+L3000 at work!!!

Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):

spending time with my lovely wife & daughter, watching TV, surf the web......play sports...

Headphone Inventory

Stax SR-009
Stax SR-007
Stax Lambda Pro
Stax Lambda Signature
Sony MDR-R10 (bass heavy version, still a bit lacking in bass) x 2
Sony Qualia 010 with small & medium headband
Sony MDR-CD3000 balanced
Sony MDR-CD1700 x 2
Sony MDR-SA5000 hardwired with Moon-Audio Black Dragon x 2
Sony MDR-Z7 w/ Silver Dragon
Sennheiser HD-800 w/ Black Dragon
Sennheiser Orpheus System (SN#1xx)
Hifiman HE-1000 (sadly a version 1)

Audio-Technica ATH-L3000
Audio-Technica ATH-W2002 (w/ L3000 drivers)
AKG K1000
Senneheiser Baby Orpheus
Shure SE-530

I also have auditioned and owned most of the higher ends headphones out there.

Headphone Amp Inventory

Sennheiser HEV90
Headamp Aristaeus
Audio-Technica DHA-3000
SuSy Dynahi
Headamp GS-1 w/ Dynalo Plus
Headroom Balanced Home w/ Max Module

Single Power SDS-SE
Larocco Headcode DM
Maxed Out PPA (3)
Headroom Max (2006)

Source Inventory

Sony SCD-777ES (Modwright Tube output and Audiomods parts + clock upgrades)
Exemplar Denon 5910.
SACDmods Sony DVP-9100ES
Pioneer DV-AX10
Pico DAC
and misc. DVD units & DAP

Cable Inventory

Bogdan Audio Gold/Silver Spirits ICs (5)
HG Audio Silver Lace ICs (2)
Bogdan Audio Ghost Powercords (2)
Bogdan Audio Goldy Powercord

Misc. Headphone upgrade cables: Silver Dragon, Blue Dragon, SA Equinox, and Zu Mobius.

Power-Related Components

Monster Power Conditioner

Other Audio Equipment

I owns several DAPs (at least 10), Minidisc Players/Recorder (at least 10) and many legendary Discmen.

Music Preferences

Vocals, Jazzs, Pops, and Rocks. I'll listen to anything that sound great to my ears.

Interests (non-headphone)

Structural Engineering and Home Theater (apartment theater) :)

Gear-Fi (Favorite Non-Audio Gear & Gadgets)

I enjoy 5.1 surround. I am a big fan of Sony and truly believe that they can manufacturer some of best equipment in the world if they want to. Sadly, they become such mass market company.

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The Stax Thread III
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The Official Sony MDR-Z1R Flagship Headphone Thread (Live From IFA 2016)
purk posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 9/28/16 at 1:14pm | 1140 replies | 85278 views
PayPal woes - Alternatives (Google Wallet, etc)??
purk posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) 9/26/16 at 8:15am | 27 replies | 992 views
Focal Elear and Utopia Review / Preview With Measurements - Head-Fi TV
purk posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 9/25/16 at 11:35pm | 3280 replies | 302295 views
HE1000 V2 and EDX V2 Are Coming Soon
purk posted in this thread in Head-Direct Premier Sponsor Forum 9/25/16 at 3:12pm | 66 replies | 4841 views
Sony's new flagship 2014 - MDR-Z7
purk posted in this thread in Headphones (full-size) 9/25/16 at 1:25am | 7570 replies | 843839 views
Currawong's musings
purk posted in this thread in Members' Lounge (General Discussion) 9/24/16 at 12:45am | 43 replies | 1605 views
Hifiman HE1000 Planar Dynamic Flagship
purk posted in this thread in High-end Audio Forum 9/21/16 at 9:06pm | 8293 replies | 632087 views
Oppo Sonica DAC (an affordable ES9038PRO Sabre DAC)
purk posted in this thread in Dedicated Source Components 9/20/16 at 2:04pm | 21 replies | 2760 views


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